[mythtv] Anyone feel like fixing mythgame?

Joseph A. Caputo jcaputo1 at comcast.net
Fri Jul 23 11:27:57 EDT 2004

On Thursday 22 July 2004 19:55, Erik Hovland wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 22, 2004 at 06:05:02PM -0500, Allen Rohner wrote:
> > > While you are at it make it easier to access all of the extra
> > > settings for mame that are accessible only when MAME is selected
> > > in mythgame and one presses 'M'. Just a suggestion. A lot of
> > > users miss this trick.
> >
> > Can you describe this some more? Does this mean when you're in
> > MAME, and you're selecting a game, press M and a box comes up for
> > you to enter new extra options?
> No, when you are in mythgame you see the two panes and probably in
> one you have a list that says MAME, PC games, etc. If that MAME is
> selected and you press 'M' you get a whole host of other options to
> manipulate the behavior of xmame.

You're both right.  Pressing MENU when a game *system* (i.e., MAME) is 
selected lets you specify default settings for all games in that 
system.  Pressing MENU when an individual game is selected allows you 
to override the default settings on a per-game basis.


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